B.B. King’s Fingering Up Close: “Blues Boys Tune” Live at Montreux in 1993 | Video

June 11th, 2015

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Although we lost the legendary B.B. King just a few weeks ago, his legacy as a guitar player will live forever.

Through videos like this one—an incendiary, up-close-and-personal video of King performing “Blues Boys Tune” at the 1993 Montreux Jazz Festival—we can still marvel at his incredible ability as a player.

This video is unique in that it, on numerous occasions, shows King’s fingering and technique up close; it’s a fascinating lesson for any blues guitarist.

Check it out below.